African Studies Center Newsletter

Published each fall and spring by the James S. Coleman African Studies Center.  Since its establishment in 1959, the African Studies Center at UCLA has been dedicated to teaching, research, and public understanding related to Africa.  In 1985, the Center was named in honor of its founder, Professor James S. Coleman, whose pioneering scholarship marks him as one of the architects of African Area Studies throughout the world.  Today, the James S. Coleman African Studies Center is one of the top centers of its kind in the United States.